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December 10, 2010 Doors keyboardist Ray Manzarek recalls what happened the night Jim Morrison was arrested.

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Ray Manzarek (far right) stands with fellow members of The Doors Jim Morrison (from right), Robby Krieger and John Densmore in 1968. Manzarek died Monday in Germany. He was 74.

May 21, 2013 Manzarek brought Chicago sound to L.A.'s beaches with the trailblazing band. He died Monday at 74.

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December 10, 2010 Doors keyboardist Ray Manzarek recalls what happened the night Jim Morrison was arrested.

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Jim Morrision on the cover of The Best Of The Doors; Courtesy of Rhino Records

December 8, 2010 On a hot night in '69, the Lizard King set off a mini riot. But it still isn't clear what happened.

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The Doors, photographed in 1968.

July 30, 2010 The Summer Of Music Documentaries looks at the Doors film 'When You're Strange.'

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The Doors, photographed in 1968.

July 30, 2010 The Summer Of Music Documentaries looks at the Doors film 'When You're Strange.'

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The Doors, photographed in 1966.

December 3, 2011 Author Greil Marcus says what made the band magnetic was something deeper than even Jim Morrison.

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The Doors at London Airport in 1968. Left to right: John Densmore, Robby Krieger, Jim Morrison and Ray Manzarek. Manzarek died May 20 of bile-duct cancer.

May 24, 2013 The Doors' mythology centered on Jim Morrison, but the band's sound was based on Manzarek's playing.

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November 22, 2007 According to vinter Clark Smith, Cabernet should be sipped with "music of darkness."

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Amy Winehouse.

July 23, 2011 Yet another talented, troubled musician just happened to die at 27. What is it about that age?

The Doors arrive at London Airport in 1968.

August 28, 2000 The Doors' 1967 hit "Light My Fire" broke the mold of the conventional hit pop song.

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